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Analysis: Obama solved one economic crisis, but another haunts him

How the president saved the economy, but not the middle class If you worked a factory shift in Michigan in January 2009, when Barack Obama assumed the office of the presidency, you were wrestling with two manners of economic crisis. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2017

Analysis: Obama solved one economic crisis. It"s the second that haunts him.

How the president saved the economy, but not the middle class If you worked a factory shift in Michigan in January 2009, when Barack Obama assumed the office of the presidency, you were wrestling with two manners of economic crisis. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2017

Financial Crisis, Regulatory Agenda Shaped Obama"s Economic Legacy

President Barack Obama took office in the middle of a financial crisis with Corporate America .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 18th, 2017

Barack Obama lights National Christmas Tree for final time

Obama reflected on his years in office and said the US is a country that has come back from economic crisis, wars and national tragedies.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 2nd, 2016

Obama says U.S. stands "shoulder to shoulder" with Greece

President Barack Obama said on Tuesday the U.S. stood 'shoulder to shoulder' with Greece, acknowledging the crisis-hit country had made progress on economic adjustment, but had challenges ahead. It has been the policy of my administration to do everything.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 15th, 2016

Political Risk Analysis: Is Venezuela Now Entering A Full-Blown Political Crisis?

Venezuela is facing down a seemingly insurmountable mix of political and economic problems. The country’s economy is expected to contract by nearly 10% in 2016, inflation is spiraling out of control, and the government has not proposed any solution to t.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 28th, 2016

L.A. ballot measure would make housing affordability crisis worse, opponents" study finds

A Los Angeles ballot measure pitched as a way to provide good jobs and less expensive housing would instead worsen the city’s affordability crisis, according to an economic analysis released Thursday by the measure’s critics. The study targets Measure.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 20th, 2016

Housing ballot measure would worsen affordability crisis, study funded by opponents concludes

A Los Angeles ballot measure pitched as a way to provide good jobs and less expensive housing would instead worsen the city’s affordability crisis, according to an economic analysis released Thursday by the measure’s critics. The study targets Mea.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 20th, 2016

The Brexit Crisis Isn’t Over Yet

All doomsayers are wrong until they’re not. World authorities from President Barack Obama to International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde all warned the U.K. of economic disaster if it chose to leave the EU. But the first hard statistics comin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 23rd, 2016

Albert Edwards: The European Migrant Crisis Is A Disaster But Not For The Reasons You Think

Societe General’s perma-bear Albert Edwards is a widely read bank analyst because he looks at the world with an apparent mathematical mind, searching for truth and not considering politically restrictive niceties when providing economic analysis. In tra.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 22nd, 2016

Larry Summers Argues Big Banks Losing Value

Big banks are no safer now than they were before the financial crisis, according to a new analysis by a Harvard duo that includes former White House economic advisor Larry Summers. Not only does the paper assert that the possibility of a too-big-to-fail s.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 15th, 2016

The newest version of "Trumpcare" could contain some alarming implications for the opioid crisis

REUTERS/Carlos Barria The Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday released an updated analysis of the American Health Care Act, the House GOP healthcare bill, that economists and advocates s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider3 hr. 17 min. ago

World Economic Forum warns of $400 trillion pension time bomb

Future generations are on course to become enveloped in the biggest pension crisis in history, according to the World Economic Forum (WEF)......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral5 hr. 2 min. ago

World Economic Forum warns of $400 trillion pension time bomb

Future generations are on course to become enveloped in the biggest pension crisis in history, according to the World Economic Forum (WEF)......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral5 hr. 2 min. ago

JPMorgan Sounds Alarm On Size Of US Debt, Warns Of Financial Crisis

After yesterday Goldman mocked Trump's budget (ironic as it was Trump's ex-Goldman Chief Economic Advisor who.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge19 hr. 2 min. ago

Reality check on Trump"s economic forecasts

Trump's supporters defend his 3% economic growth forecasts, saying Obama used similar numbers in budget plans. They're wrong......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 24th, 2017

Reality check on Trump"s economic growth forecasts

Trump's supporters defend his 3% economic growth forecasts, saying Obama used similar numbers in budget plans. They're wrong......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 24th, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Budget chief slams Obama growth forecast

Trump budget director Mick Mulvaney, defending an administration that promises more economic growth than many think it can deliver, said Tuesday it's the Obama administration that went overboard in its forecasts for growth......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 23rd, 2017

News Analysis: Trump’s First Budget Works Only if Wishes Come True

President Trump’s first budget promises booming economic growth, sharp tax cuts and an end to federal deficits. Experts say it’s too good to be true......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 23rd, 2017

The value of a dollar in each state

The Bureau of Economic Analysis calculates regional price parities -- differences in the price levels of goods and services -- in each state. Using this data from the BEA, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the value of a dollar in every state......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 22nd, 2017

"This is death to the family": Japan"s fertility crisis is creating economic and social woes never seen before

Reuters/Issei Kato It's midnight in Tokyo and Takehiro Onuki has just left the office, 16 hours after his shift began. Onuki, a 31-year-old salesman, is headed to the tr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 21st, 2017